Market Overview

Futures

  • USD/JPY Mostly Higher

    2015 Jul 29, 2:34pm yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading at 123.76, up 0.20. The pair Is trading rangebound. Market chatter about U.S. monetary policy is making the rounds. Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry is scheduled to release June industrial production data Thursday at 12:30 a.m. ET. Household spending, CPI and...

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  • EUR/USD Lower

    2015 Jul 29, 2:33pm euro, Futures, Forex, Markets

    EUR/USD is trading at 1.1026, down 0.0037. The pair is trading very choppy just above the lows of the session. Market chatter about U.S. monetary policy is making the rounds. Trading has become fast paced with a moderately wide range. Chatter about Germany's CPI and unemployment data scheduled for...

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  • USD/CAD Little Changed

    2015 Jul 29, 2:25pm Canadian dollar, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/CAD is trading at 1.2919, down 0.0010. The pair is trading choppy and rangebound. Market talk about U.S. monetary policy is making the rounds and has kept both buyers and sellers busy. Statistics Canada is scheduled to release Canadian GDP data on Friday at 8:30 a.m. ET.

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  • GBP/USD Moves Down

    2015 Jul 29, 2:22pm british pound, Pound, Futures, Forex, Markets

    GBP/USD is trading at 1.5629, up 0.0021. The early gains have eroded and the pair is trading choppy. Market chatter about U.S. monetary policy is making the rounds. Trading has become fast paced. Market chatter about the the Bank of England monetary policy meeting next week is making the rounds.

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  • U.S. Dollar Index Little Higher

    2015 Jul 29, 2:20pm dollar, Dollar Index, Futures, Forex, Markets

    The September Dollar Index is trading at 96.91, up 0.05. The U.S. Federal reserve left monetary policy unchanged Wednesday afternoon. Market chatter about the statement from the Fed is making the rounds. On Thursday initial Jobless Claims, Continuing Claims and U.S. GDP data for the second quarter...

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  • Live Cattle Lower

    2015 Jul 29, 2:12pm Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Wednesday's USDA cattle slaughter was 105,000 head versus a year ago at 115,000 head. At last check August Cattle was trading at 144.85, down 0.20 and October Live Cattle was trading at 146.35, down 0.45 and December Live Cattle at last check was trading at 148.12, down 0.25.

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  • Lean Hogs Futures Higher

    2015 Jul 29, 2:11pm Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Wednesday's USDA hog slaughter was 422,000 head versus a year ago at 406,000 head. At last check August Lean Hogs were trading at 79.97, up 0.50 and October Lean Hogs were trading at 66.22, up 1.17. December Lean Hogs at last check were trading at 62.22, up 0.65.

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  • FOMC Statement from Jul. 29, 2015: Leaves Rates Unch

    2015 Jul 29, 2:03pm BROAD, FED, News, SPY, Futures, Economics, Federal Reserve, Markets

    Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in June indicates that economic activity has been expanding moderately in recent months. Growth in household spending has been moderate and the housing sector has shown additional improvement; however, business fixed investment and...

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  • Sugar, Coffee Higher

    2015 Jul 29, 1:31pm /CC, /CT, /KC, cocoa, coffee, cotton, orange juice, sugar

    N.Y. Sugar futures settled higher on Wednesday after a steady open. Trading was choppy during the session. October Sugar futures settled at 11.46, up 0.29. Coffee futures have moved up a little during steady trading. September Coffee was trading at 122.00, up 1.75. Cocoa Futures settled...

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  • AUD/USD Lower

    2015 Jul 29, 12:53pm Australian dollar, Futures, Forex, Markets

    AUD/USD is trading at 0.7306, down 0.0041. The pair is trading choppy just above the lows of the session. Market chatter about the Federal Reserve statement this afternoon is constant and has kept both buyers and sellers active. On Sunday the Housing Industry Association is scheduled to release new...

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  • Live Cattle Little Higher

    2015 Jul 29, 12:47pm /LE, cattle, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    August Cattle is trading at 145.55, up 0.50. October Cattle is trading at 147.15, up 0.35 and December Cattle is trading at 148.77, up 0.40. Trading has been choppy and on both sides of unchanged during Wednesday's trading session. Market talk about little better cash market is making the rounds.

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  • Wheat Extends Losses

    2015 Jul 29, 12:20pm Wheat, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Wheat futures have extended losses from early in the session. September Chicago Wheat is trading at 497 3/4, down 13 cents and December Chicago Wheat is trading at 507 1/4, down 13 1/4 cents. September Kansas City Wheat is trading at 495 3/4, down 9 cents and December Kansas City Wheat is trading...

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  • Sugar Moves Up

    2015 Jul 29, 11:28am sugar, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    October sugar is trading at 11.51, up 0.34. March Sugar is trading at 12.72, up 0.30. Market chatter about weather for Brazil's harvest and chatter about currency values is making the rounds. India's Sugar Mills Association has forecasted that carryover stocks will near 10.4 million tons and season...

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  • EUR/USD Moves Down

    2015 Jul 29, 11:28am euro, Futures, Forex, Markets

    EUR/USD is trading at 1.1012, down 0.0051. The pair is trading choppy near the lows of the session. Market chatter about the U.S. Federal Reserve statement this afternoon is now constant. Chatter about Germany CPI and unemployment data scheduled for release Thursday morning is making the rounds.

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  • USD/CAD Moves Down

    2015 Jul 29, 10:55am Canadian dollar, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/CAD is trading at 1.2888, down 0.0039. The pair is trading very choppy and near the session lows Wednesday morning. Market chatter about crude oil price movement and possible comments later this afternoon from U.S. Federal Reserve statement has kept both buyers and sellers very active.

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